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Humanesis: Sound and Technological Posthumanism

David Cecchetto

Abstract

With the recent emergence of copious scholarship that considers the discursive life of the term “human,” posthumanism has become a timely interdisciplinary discourse. This study is a critical analysis of three strains of this discourse's technologically oriented segment: scientific, humanist, and organismic posthumanisms. Throughout, analyses are presented in an effort to appreciate the insights available from these three perspectives, and to contextualize them in the larger conversations of technology and culture. Ultimately, though, the analyses also unpack how each perspective continues to ... More

Keywords: Sound, Digital culture, Posthumanism, New media, Performativity, Deconstruction, Affect

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780816676446
Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015 DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816676446.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

David Cecchetto, author